Updated 27 January 2016

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Can the Banting diet help ADHD?

Mounting evidence suggests that a diet deficient in omega3-fatty acids may be linked to ADHD. Could the LCHF/Banting diet help ease symptoms?

ADHD may affect boys and girls in different ways

Boys and girls have differences in the microstructures of their brains –a discovery that could help to explain the behavioural differences between boys and girls with ADHD.

How easy is it to get ADHD medication without a prescription?

US kids can easy get their hands on ADHD stimulant medication even if they don’t have a prescription, new research suggests.

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Exercise benefits for seniors »

Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running

Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness

When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them.